Made In Chicago

Highlights Chicago area services, products, and businesses on WBBM Newsradio in Chicago

Tim and Melissa Brigham
WBBM Newsradio/Mike Krauser
July 22, 2019 - 7:12 am
There’s a group of “Superheroes” quietly making an impact, especially for kids in the hospital. Tim Brigham formed the Superhero Collective, a non-profit, a 501-C3 and it's Made in Chicago.
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Karen Kroll said PortaPockets can be designed to uniquely fit the user, as she has done with her own pockets. (Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)
Bernie Tafoya
July 15, 2019 - 6:00 am
“It was kind of an embarrassing moment,” said northwest suburban entrepreneur Kendra Kroll. Sometimes, that is how products are born. Such is the case of PortaPocket . Kroll said she was working out on a weight bench when it happened 12 years ago. “I was laying flat on the bench and my extra...
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MyQ system
Photo courtesy of Chamberlain
Julie Mann
June 24, 2019 - 10:27 am
The "in and out" of a suburban based giant in the business of making garage door openers better. With Made in Chicago I'm Julie Mann with Jeff Meredith President/COO, Chamberlain Group Inc.
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Marcus Ober, Store Manager, Buyer at Salvage One
WBBM Newsradio/Lisa Fielding
Lisa Fielding
May 27, 2019 - 6:00 am
It's not your average salvage yard. Tucked away in Chicago's West Town neighborhood, Salvage One is an antique store, an art museum, and an event space all in one.
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WBBM Newsradio/Julie Mann
Julie Mann
May 13, 2019 - 3:48 pm
A new online shopping site allows women to get custom-made, fashionable clothing. WBBM Newsradio's Julie Mann talks with the operators of Belodana.
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WBBM Newsradio/Steve Miller
Steve Miller
May 06, 2019 - 6:00 am
A North Shore entrepreneur has developed a healthy snack to eggs-acting standards. WBBM Newsradios Steve Miller reports.
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